Our Talks & Tutorials at Percona Live Amsterdam

Datetime:2016-08-23 02:23:01          Topic:          Share

This year’s Percona Live Conference in Amsterdam is drawing closer and we’re looking forward to presenting our talks and tutorials there; and to the opportunity to discuss these topics directly with the wider community of MySQL and MongoDB users present.

We’re happy to have a couple of tutorials and some talks that have been selected for the conference, and thought we’d share some of their details here already.

Do check them out on the conference website and if you haven’t done so yet, sign up to join everyone in October for this European Percona Live Conference.

Severalnines Tutorials

Become a MySQL DBA - Full day tutorial

Tutor: Krzysztof Książek

Whether you’re looking for monitoring and trending advice for your MySQL installation or how to diagnose issues with your MySQL setup; do backup and database upgrades; or tips and tricks for some of the common maintenance operations related to MySQL … This full-day tutorial will provide you with the knowledge and tools needed to become a MySQL DBA.

Become a MongoDB DBA - Full day tutorial in cooperation with Percona

Tutor: Art van Scheppingen

This hands-on tutorial is intended to help you navigate your way through the steps that lead to becoming a MongoDB DBA. We are going to talk about the most important aspects of managing MongoDB infrastructure and we will be sharing best practices and tips on how to perform the most common activities. The topics covered will include how different MongoDB is to MySQL, monitoring and trending for your MongoDB installation, how to diagnose issues with your MongoDB setup, backups and more …

Severalnines Talks

Migrating To MySQL 5.7 - The Live Database Upgrade Guide

Speaker: Krzysztof Książek

There are a few things you need to keep in mind when planning a MySQL upgrade, such as important changes between versions 5.6 and 5.7 as well as detailed testing that needs to precede any such upgrade process for instance. In this session we’ll look at how to best research, prepare and perform such tests before the time comes to finally start the upgrade process.

How to automate, monitor and manage your MongoDB servers

Speaker: Art van Scheppingen

In this session we will go beyond the MongoDB deployment phase and show you how you can automate tasks, monitor a cluster and manage MongoDB. Art has presented this talk at Percona Live Santa Clara and also at the recent Percona Live Community Open House MongoDB in New York. It is based upon the experience he gained writing the ‘Become a MongoDB DBA’ blog series.

MySQL Load Balancers - MaxScale, ProxySQL, HAProxy, MySQL Router & nginx - a close up look

Speaker: Krzysztof Książek

This session aims to give a solid grounding in load balancer technologies for MySQL and MariaDB. We will review the wide variety of open-source options available: from application connectors (php-mysqlnd, jdbc), TCP reverse proxies (HAproxy, Keepalived, Nginx) and SQL-aware load balancers (MaxScale, ProxySQL, MySQL Router), and look at what considerations you should make when assessing their suitability for your environment.

We’ll communicate further on our participation at the conference over the coming weeks and we already looking forward to seeing you all there. If you haven’t registered for the conference, you can follow this link to do so.

We look forward to meeting you in Amsterdam!